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Three days before the shooting

Author: Ralph Ellison; John F Callahan
Publisher: New York, N.Y : Modern Library, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in the frame of a deathbed vigil, this story is a multi generational saga centered on the assassination of the controversial, race-baiting U.S. senator Adam Sunraider, who's being tended to by "Daddy" Hickman, the elderly black jazz musician turned preacher who raised the orphan Sunraider as a light-skinned black in rural Georgia.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph Ellison; John F Callahan
ISBN: 9780375759536 0375759530
OCLC Number: 730285975
Notes: "The unfinished second novel"--Jacket.
Description: xxix, 1101 p
Responsibility: Ralph Ellison ; edited by John F. Callahan and Adam Bradley.

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Set in the frame of a deathbed vigil, this story is a multi generational saga centered on the assassination of the controversial, race-baiting U.S. senator Adam Sunraider, who's being tended to by "Daddy" Hickman, the elderly black jazz musician turned preacher who raised the orphan Sunraider as a light-skinned black in rural Georgia.

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